MADRID (Reuters) – Villarreal midfielder Dani Parejo seems to be set to overlook subsequent month’s European Tremendous Cup conflict with Chelsea after struggling a calf damage, the Spanish membership stated in an announcement on Friday.
“Medical assessments carried out on Dani Parejo have confirmed that he suffered muscle injury to his proper calf throughout yesterday’s (Thursday) pleasant match towards Levante UD,” the assertion stated.
Parejo was stretchered off after simply ten minutes of the sport after pulling up with what gave the impression to be a muscle subject.
Whereas the Europa League winners haven’t given any indication of how lengthy he’s prone to be out, native media reviews counsel Parejo is going through as much as a month on the sidelines.
Villarreal face Champions League winners Chelsea at Windsor Park in Belfast on Aug. 11, earlier than getting their La Liga marketing campaign underneath method at dwelling to Granada on Aug. 16.
(Reporting by Joseph Walker; Enhancing by Joe Bavier)